Writers Academy – Birmingham

Writers Academy – Birmingham

Writers Academy – Birmingham

After two years of offering an acting course in Birmingham, YELLOW EARTH ACADEMY is returning this year with a brand new FREE introductory course in writing for live performance.

Over the course of five sessions, participants will have an opportunity to develop their writing skills, meet industry professionals and create a short piece to share with the acting academy.

This course will be held every other week on Wednesdays beginning 3 June until 29 July, 6-9pm. The final session will be on Wednesday 5 August in conjunction with the Acting Academy. Courses will be held at The Birmingham Repertory Theatre , Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EP.


  • Fill out the application form and email it along with up to 5 pages of written work (dialogue/a scene/a story/poetry/lyrics) to [email protected] with ‘Birmingham Writers’ in the subject line.

*British East Asian: anyone of East or South-East Asian descent living and working in the UK.

Yellow Earth Academy: Birmingham is delivered by Yellow Earth Theatre in partnership with the BCU’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and The Birmingham Repertory Theatre.

Writers Course is funded by Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.